Children's Hospital School at Gt Ormond Street and UCH

URN: 100060

Foundation special school

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Great Ormond Street, Camden, London, WC1N 3JH
Local authority:
Camden (202)
Ms Jayne Franklin
Age range: Help with this field
4 to 18
Phase of education:
Not applicable
School type:
Foundation special school
Gender of entry:
URN: 100060, DfE number: 202/5950
UKPRN: 10015430
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Ofsted rating:
Outstanding (Last inspection: 26 June 2018)
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Does not apply
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No boarders
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Special classes:
Has Special Classes
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Not recorded
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Chair of governors

Name Appointed by From To
Alan Farkas Appointed by GB/board 01/01/2018 01/11/2021


Name Appointed by From To
Elizabeth Ann Yauner Appointed by GB/board 01/11/2016 01/11/2020
Katy Marklew Appointed by GB/board 01/11/2016 01/11/2020
Lazzaro Pietragnoli Nominated by LA and appointed by GB 01/11/2016 01/11/2020
Michael Holland Appointed by GB/board 06/07/2016 31/07/2020
Ali Fryer-Bovill Parent appointed by GB/board due to no election candidates 01/03/2016 01/03/2020
Edward Green Appointed by GB/board 25/11/2015 30/11/2019
Joanna Begent Appointed by GB/board 01/11/2015 01/11/2019
Susan Griffiths Elected by school staff 01/11/2016 01/11/2018
Jayne Franklin Ex-officio by virtue of office as headteacher/principal 01/09/2011 Not recorded

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Name Role Appointed by From To
Janice Lavery Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/07/2014 01/07/2018
Geoffrey Lee Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/11/2016 04/06/2018
Lara Fielden Chair of governors Appointed by GB/board 01/11/2014 31/12/2017
Alan Farkas Governor Appointed by GB/board 01/11/2013 01/11/2017
RSC Region:
South Central & North West London
Government Office Region:
Holborn and Covent Garden
Parliamentary Constituency:
Holborn and St Pancras
Urban/Rural Description:
Urban major conurbation
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Middle Super Output Area (MSOA):
Camden 027
Lower Super Output Area (LSOA):
Camden 027A

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